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Google finally brings its Keep note-taking app to iOS

Google has finally brought its note-taking app to iOS, more than two years after launching it on Android.

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Apple lists 25 apps impacted by XcodeGhost

Apple has identified 25 iOS apps on its stores that used a rogue version of its Xcode development tool.

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Lara Croft GO does touchscreen Tomb Raiding right

Turn-based and with an eye-catching aesthetic, it's a smart adaptation of the console favorite.

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Thousands of iOS apps infected by XcodeGhost

Security researchers have identified over 4,000 iOS apps that have malicious code added by a rogue version of the Xcode development tool.

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Get to know Up Next in the Music app for iOS

Remember when you just pressed Play on your iPhone or iPad to start listening to music? Now, you have a trio of playback options: Find out what happens when you tap Play Next, Add to Up Next, and more.

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Everyone who bought Peace gets their $3 back

Apple is issuing across-the-board refunds, according to Peace's developer Marco Arment.

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Apple pulls infected apps after malware strikes App Store

Apple's walled garden breached after developers take code shortcut.

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Freemium Field Test: Just pay for Pac-Man 256's unlimited credits and get it over with

Pac meets Crossy Road with a multifaceted free-to-play model in the middle.

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Help bonsai trees bloom in the delightful iOS puzzler Prune

While you may hesitate to download a game that is seemingly a shallow exercise in pruning tree branches, Prune will actually be the most refreshing puzzle game you’ll play all month.

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The Week in iOS Apps: These 20 apps are ready for multitasking and Spotlight search in iOS 9

App developers are starting to update their apps to take advantage of iOS 9's new features—like multitasking on the iPad, Spotlight search, and support for 3D Touch on the upcoming iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Here are some of the coolest ones.

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Marco Arment pulls his iOS 9 ad blocker Peace from the App Store

The $3 app used Ghostery's database to allow users to block ads in Mobile Safari, but Arment didn't "feel good" about it after the fact. Here's how to get a refund.

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Hands-on with content blocking Safari extensions in iOS 9

iOS 9 brings Safari filters that can block ads, trackers, video, popups, and more. Here's how to choose a content blocker and set it up.

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How to use iOS 9 content blockers to remove web popover boxes

Many sites overlay boxes with reminders, calls to action, and other nuisances you've dismissed again and again. Some iOS 9 content blockers can remove them.

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Apple releases 'Move to iOS' app for Android users

Now that iOS 9 is out of beta, Apple wants to lure more Android users into its ecosystem.

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Lyft partners with Didi Kuaidi to let you hail a car in China

The partnership allows Lyft expand to China, in a sense, without the regulatory hurdles.